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FOX News
Sep 5, 2012 4:00pm PDT
is changed. a senior campaign official now confirms to fox news that president obama personally got involved to make all this happen. john roberts begins our coverage tonight live at the dnc. john, what a day. >> what a day it was. this is the most news we have seen at a political convention. democrats were facing withering criticism from jewish groups about the change in language from 2008. one jewish group is taking out a full paged a in tomorrow's local paper. they obviously say that they are happy that the language for jerusalem is back in. they are still worried though about that lackluster vote and the fact that other language regarding hamas and israel being america's strongest ally in the region is still out of the platform. no explanation as to why jerusalem was taken out in the first place though we do understand there was consternation from arab americans in the michigan delegates about that language going back. in the same thing happened to them on god as well. taking out the word god from the 2008 platform even though only used as adjective talking about people's god-given. blac
FOX News
Sep 4, 2012 4:00pm PDT
started. we'll look at what's ahead from the convention floor, plus president obama, rates himself on his handling of our economy. and the republicans respond. >> you've had 3 1/2 years to fix it, what grade would you give yourself so far? >> you know, i would say incomplete. >> shep: the white house says president obama just needs more time. republicans say time is up. >> this out of control deficit, this spiraling debt is not only a threat to our economy today, it is bankrupting the next generation. >> shep: tonight grading the president's performance on a defining issue in this election. and a look at julian castro. the young american mayor who is delivering the keynote address from his mother's influence. >> she gave me a sense that public service could be noble. >> to what supporters say about his similarities to the president. >> i'm very flattered by the comparisons. >> shep: how he's set to make history tonight. plus, michelle obama scheduled to take the stage to talk up her husband. but there is one thing you should absolutely not expect to hear her say. and how her speech could
FOX News
Sep 6, 2012 4:00pm PDT
, michelle obama and others set the stage. tonight president obama prepares to make his case for reelection. >>> exactly two months ago 'til election day and the stakes could not be higher. the economy, immigration, health care and war. with most polls suggesting this race is a dead heat, the president just hours away from making his pitch to all of us. plus democratic damage control? >> it was not intentional. absolutely not. sometimes there are technical corrections. >> shep: party leaders say putting god and jerusalem in their platform is in the past. >> all those delegates in favor eye aye. >> aye. >> all those opposed say no. >> no. >> shep: nobody will say who took it out in the first place. now republicans are weighing in. >> if you've ever seen a demonstration of an obama-led incompetency, it was on that floor yesterday. >> shep: tonight political distractions on the president's big night. but first now, three hours away from president obama's acceptance speech. four years ago, he became the first democrat to win north carolina in more than 30 years. tonight he'll be on the road to
FOX News
Sep 3, 2012 7:00pm PDT
of the democratic national convention. and republicans want to know are you better off than before president obama to >> shep: republicans want to know are you better off before obama took office [chanting] obama. >> shepard: the president making a stop in a key battleground state. >> if we win toledo, we will win ohio, if we win ohio, we will win this election. >> vice president candidate paul ryan looking turn back colorado. it is time for an american turn around and the man for that job is mitt romney. [cheers] >> shepard: plus, republicans asking, are you better off than you were four years ago? now the obama campaign responds but first from fox this labor day night. good evening from time warner cable arena in charlotte, north carolina on the eve of the democratic national convention. tomorrow, democrats from across our land will meet here to begin the process of, again, nominating barack obama for the presidency. the president will accept that nomination or that's the plan on thursday at bank of america stadium. in 2008, the president turned this state blue for the first time in nearly four
FOX News
Sep 26, 2012 4:00pm PDT
it takes to get this economy going. >> shepard: president obama and governor romney each back in the buckeye state with just days to go until the first votes are cast. and ♪ ♪ moon river ♪ wider than a mile. >> shepard: tonight, saying good by to the legendary crooner andy williams. first from fox this wednesday night the president of iran is back in the country he says the united states is in cahoots with the devil and israelis are uncivillized. now the world is reacting to mahmoud ahmadinejad's latest anti-west rhetoric today at the united nations. the president of ahmadinejad took the podium at the u.n. general assembly and while his speech was not as fiery as some of those in the past, he still did say his vision of the world's future does not include the united states or israel. listen. >> the koran -- situation of the world better incident of history humanely iran's management of the world and the self-proclaim sensors of power who have entrusted themselves to the devil. >> shepard: just yesterday the iranian president called israel a fake regime that needs to be e
FOX News
Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm EDT
remain in place. still remain secure. >> we hope he is right. last month, president obama said his administration made clear to the syrian regime that if we start seeing a government moving around, quote: a whole bunch of weapons that would be a red line. so far there is no word from the white house about whether this latest movement means syria has crossed that red line. but the white house is taking other steps. we know that to target the syrian regime. in fact, today, secretary of state hillary clinton attended a meeting at the united nations and pledged another $45 million to help the opposition in syria. those rebels who are trying to force out their brutal and bloody leader. it's fox top story and jonathan hunt is in it -- on it live at the united nations tonight. do we have any indication of what those rebels, who are opposing rat jesus' name plan to do with that money? >> well, what we are told by 15 million of the 45 million will go towards communication equipment for the rebels. something that the u.s. has previously funded. the other 30 million, according to secretary o
FOX News
Sep 17, 2012 4:00pm PDT
can go before it risks military intervention. president obama has said that he is leaving all options on the table. so far he has not set an ultd mate tim. judith miller broke down that disconnect today on "studio b." >> ultimately the disagreement is over whether or not iran is going to take that step and actually develop a bomb. the americans say we have to wait until that happens. the israelis say that's too late for us. you cannot square this circle. >> today iran's nuclear chief said that tears have infiltrated the u.n.'s nuclear watchdog. he said they are trying to sabotage the nuclear program. if the west attacks and i quote there will be nothing left of israel. well, officials at louisiana state university ordered thousands upon thousands of students and teachers and other staffers to leave campus today after somebody called in a bomb threat. at last check, lsu police were still searching buildings on campus for possible explosives. this the latest in a series of explosives there were some 30,000 people on campus at the time. last week schools in ohio, louisiana, texas and nor
FOX News
Sep 19, 2012 4:00pm PDT
, the candidates try to use their rivals' words to gain an advantage. [cheers] >> we heard then state senator obama talking about redistribution of wealth. >> mitt romney and i are not running to redistribute the wealth. mitt romney and i are running to help americans create wealth. [cheers] >> and governor romney saying nearly half of americans believe they are victims. >> the president certainly doesn't think that men and women on social security are irresponsible or victims. >> shepard: tonight, how the candidates are trying to capitalize on their opponent's own words. plus, did jesus christ have a wife? tonight, a harvard professor says this ancient scrap of papyrus may help settle the debate. some scholars are skeptical. first from fox this wednesday night, governor mitt romney says he does have plans to help the poor and the middle class the white house says president obama does not want to steal from the rich. but tonight each camp is still trying to use the other guy's words against him. a super pac that supports the president is running a new ad based on this comment from governor romney a
FOX News
Sep 20, 2012 4:00pm PDT
there was a terrorist attack on president obama's watch. now, interesting, when the president got this question, though, he did not directly answer a moderator's question at univision. they had a town hall meeting. he didn't answer the direct question about whether or not the consulate was safe enough, whether or not this was a terrorist attack. he didn't answer it himself. instead, he went back to the video you mentioned. take a listen. >> where there is a a video or cartoon directed at the prophet mohammed and this is obviously something that then is used as an excuse by some to carry out inexcusable violent acts directed at westerners or americans. >> now, what's at issue here, bottom line, is that republicans close to the romney camp believe, and they're make the charge that the reason why the white house has been having all these contortions about whether it was a terrorist attack or not is 'cause they didn't want to admit there was an attack this close to the election. the white house, of course, insists that's not true and says they just have been trying to gather the facts and did not want to g
FOX News
Sep 14, 2012 4:00pm PDT
there but asked us not to show their faces on camera. president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton paid tribute to the four men as patriots, heros who gave their lives for their nation. ambassador chris stevens, air force veteran sean smith and two former navy seals, glen daugherty and tyrone woods. >> greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends. their sacrifice will never be forgotten. we will bring to justice those who took them from us. >> there will be more difficult days ahead. but it is important that we don't lose sight of the fundamental fact that america must keep leading the world. we owe it to those four men to continue the long, hard work of diplomacy. >> harris: the white house says president obama has ordered a review of security at all u.s. embassies and diplomatic facilities around the world. wendell goler live at the white house now. the president and secretary clinton also sending a message to muslim leaders today. >> harris, the message is that it's the host's nation responsibility to protect diplomatic missions. president obama per
FOX News
Sep 11, 2012 4:00pm PDT
candidate scheduled a partisan rally. both president obama and the gop presidential nominee, mitt romney, have suspended their tv attack ads for this day. it's the third time the presidential candidates from both major parties have pulled their negative ads on 9-11. governor romney may have something to say tomorrow about president obama turning down a request to meet with israel's prime minister. at least for now. here is the story. the white house claims it is nothing because scheduling conflict and it is not ruling out a meeting with benjamin netanyahu. but it comes as benjamin netanyahu is pressuring the united states to take a tougher stand against iran. in the show down over its nuclear program. tonight the associated press is reporting the u.n. has new intelligence that shows iran is getting even closer to building a nuclear weapon. ed henry there. what's the white house saying about this, ed? >> all of this is so important because of what you just mentioned about the a.p. report about iran moving closer to getting nuclear weapons. what benjamin netanyahu wants is the president to
FOX News
Sep 12, 2012 4:00pm PDT
: jennifer griffin at the pentagon. thank you. president obama today said it's especially tragic that ambassador chris stevens died in benghazi because that's the city that he helped save as the libyans rose up against their own government. our president is promising that whoever did this, whoever carried out this attack will pay. his words from the white house coming. and what secretary of state hillary clinton now says about libya's future as an american ally. a foreign crisis has erupted. americans murdered overseas. from the journalists of fox news, our coverage continues in a moment. >> continuing live coverage prosecute cairo in egypt. it's 1:16 in the morning there. and the crowds are out. the producers in the booth have been watching as these crowds threw rocks and bottles and this is outside the united states embassy. as we continue to watch tensions inflamed in the middle east and north africa. president obama condemning what he calls the outrageous attack on our consulate in libya. he is also promising justice will be done. >> we are working with the government of liby
FOX News
Sep 13, 2012 4:00pm PDT
of america. >> we also understand that president obama spoke on the phone with a yemeni president today. shep, thanked him for his security forces helping to turn back the protesters at the embassy there examine reminded him of his responsibility to secure u.s. personnel in the area. we're also hearing tonight that u.s. officials are particularly concerned about potential violence tomorrow again in yemen in sudan, in pakistan, and perhaps most of all, in egypt once again where the muslim brotherhood has called for a million man march. the muslim brotherhood, of course, the party of the new egyptian president. >> shep: egypt has been home to some of the biggest anti-american protests we've seen thus far. now some questions as to whether the united states still considers egypt an ally. one message and then another out of washington. that's coming up. plus he was the man who broadcast those famous words, the eagle has landed. just hours later, neil armstrong was walking on the moon. now astronauts and friends are saying good-bye to one of america's most extraordinary explorers. it's ahead from t
FOX News
Sep 27, 2012 4:00pm PDT
later obama officials were still telling a different story. >> the best assessment we have today that in fact this was not a preplanned attack. that what happened initially it was a spontaneous reaction to what had transpired in cairo as a consequence of the video. >> based on what we know now and knew at the time we have no evidence of a preplanned or premeditated attack. >> shep: the day after that comment. jay carney said it is i think self-evident what happened in benghazi was a terrorist attack. he says the president agrees. quote, it is certainly the case it is in our view that the president's view that it was a terrorist attack. our chief intelligence correspondent katherine heritage what more are we learning. >> reporter: within 24 hours of attack, u.s. intelligence officials believe it was terrorism and the work of a specific group with an al-qaeda affiliate in north africa. there were strong leads that al-qaeda's affiliate working with a second group that wants to make an state. but no one believes that it was just the work of mob. defense secretary telling reporters th
FOX News
Sep 7, 2012 4:00pm PDT
election day. >> harris: governor romney calls it the hangover after president obama's big party. >> when i create jobs we need to create to put americans back to work. >> harris: the president says governor romney's plan is not the answer. >> tax cuts to help you lose a few extra pounds. tax cuts to improve your love life. >> tonight, the race for the white house heads into the home stretch. >> harris: and a driver passes out on the highway with a little girl in the backseat. >> a lot of traffic, i didn't want the situation to get worse. >> we will meet the hero who stopped a run away car. we begin tonight with what could be a major challenge for president obama as he seeks re-election. i'm harris faulkner in tonight for shep. this morning, we got word the unemployment rate had dipped and not for a reason though that anybody wanted to see. the labor department reporting the unemployment rate fell to 8.1% last month. down from 8.3% in july. sounds good on its face. but the big reason that it dropped is that a lot of americans simply gave up looking for work. nearly 370,000 people according
FOX News
Sep 10, 2012 4:00pm PDT
with 400,000 kids with no place to go? but first from fox, monday night, president obama is getting a bit of a bounce in the polls after his convention. governor mitt romney top pollster calls it a sugar high that won't last. the president now has five-point lead in gallup racking poll of registered voters outside the margin of error. >>> in ohio, where the gor held a rally earlier today. carl, how is he doing in that state? it's kind of important. >> well, sure, obviously the republicans always say no republican candidate won without winning the ohio. it has seen more advertising than any other. for weeks they had a small lead in the margin, almost statistically insignificant but enough to peak through. that remains the case now with national polls showing the president an advantage. romney campaign says structurally the convention didn't change the race. there is a weak economy. incumbent with a record and channeler with -- challenger with business background that many believe has better idea to right the economy. the president has a lead in likability and favoritability, but when it co
FOX News
Sep 21, 2012 4:00pm PDT
announced today the additional surge troops that president obama sent to afghanistan have left the country. 100,000 nato troops still there including 68,000 young americans. and a deadly day in neighboring pakistan. massive government-back antiamerican protests today. government backed threat ton further strain whatever ties are left between the u.s. and pakistan. the pakistani government declared a national holiday and encouraged peaceful demonstrations against the low budget antiamerican i should say antiislam video that mocked the prophet muhammad but this is not what peace looks like. in caucuse karachi armed protes fired on police, killed one and hurt another. police responded firing tear gas and live ammunition into a crowd of some 15,000. more than a dozen people reported dead in the chaos. the pakistani prime minister today called the international community to pass laws to prehe vent people from insulting the prophet muhammad. pass laws. and the foreign minister filed a formal complaint with an american diplomat. protesters in half a dozen countries rallied a country today. in ira
FOX News
Sep 18, 2012 4:00pm PDT
. the video shows governor romney telling his donors the 47% of americans who support president obama, quote, are dependent upon government, believe that they are victims, believe the government has a responsibility to care for them and pay no income tax. not everybody is required to pay federal income tax. according to the tax policy center, people who make below $26,000 a year don't pay because of their low income. others get credit because they have children. today governor romney told fox news he has no problem with some people not paying taxes. >> there are a number of retirees, members of the military and so forth who aren't paying taxes and that's as it should be. but i do believe that we should have enough jobs and enough take home pay such that people have the privilege of higher incomes that allow them to be paying taxes. i think people would like to be paying taxes. the good news is if you're doing well enough financially that you can pay a tax. >> shep: he says he was talking about just the process of campaigning when he said this at a fund-raiser back in may. >> shep: today pres
FOX News
Sep 25, 2012 4:00pm PDT
that will drive us apart and the hopes that we hold in common. >> shep: tonight president obama and governor romney on where america stands. that's first from fox this tuesday night. the leader of the free world and the man who wants his job delivered big speeches today. this morning governor mitt romney addressed the crowd at the clinton global initiative here in new york city. while just across town at the united nations, president obama spoke before the united nations general assembly. it was his final u.n. address of this term. and the problems in and around the middle east dominated both speeches as the president and governor romney addressed everything from iran's nuclear program to the attack that killed our ambassador in libya. ed henry is our chief white house correspondent and toking president obama. both men really duking it out on foreign policy all of a sudden. >> that's right. one city, two candidates and two different visions. it's clear that mitt romney is charging that the president is sitting on the side line, not active enough in the middle east. the president, as you note
FOX News
Sep 24, 2012 4:00pm PDT
from that podium is going to be worth watching and listening to, shep. >> shepard: president obama is also here in new york city set to speak to the u.n. tomorrow. today, governor mitt romney went after the president for calling recent violence in the middle east and north africa bumps in the road. >> this is time for the president who will shape events in the middle east, not just be merciful or be at membersy of the events of the middle east. i will get america on track to have the kind of leadership we need so we can save for the future of this part of the world and keep america strong. >> republicans are also criticizing the president for not meeting one-on-one with any world leaders this week. last year, he was here for the same thing. he met with more than a dozen. so what's the difference this time? we'll hear from the white house inside fox report. first, we're getting new signs that the big banks in our country have not stopped nickel and diming customers in recent years. you probably knew that listen to this. free checking accounts have actually suddenly become a lot hard
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